Asus has officially introduced the mid-range smartphone called Asus Pegasus X002, it will be sold in China for CNY 799 – approximately 8,000 rupees.
Looks like ASUS is trying to get attention on the occasion of the end of the year, new devices are no longer called Zenfone because ASUS has inspired Pegasus, that show the company is trying to dominate the market with good wisdom and fast way.
Taiwan tech companies Asus enter in the mobile market with the launch of Asus Zen Phone 5 or 6 lineup, with powerful configuration together pretty good price. And to start the race with the others, the Asus is also planning its own to bring quality products with reasonable prices to consumers.
After the success of the Zenfone line, Asus has launched a new smartphone version called Asus Pegasus X002 same design of Zenphone line. Asus Pegasus X002 comes with a quite low price to compete directly with the Xiaomi Redmi 1S smartphone in China.
The configuration of the Asus Pegasus X002 is not bad with 5 inch display with a resolution of 720×1280 pixels. It has 8 megapixels rear camera attached with LED flashlights, front has 5 megapixels camera – Especially as the camera which can capture mode and metaphysical quality can synthesize some pictures together to form an image resolution up to 30 megapixels, 16GB of internal memory and can be expanded via memory card up to 64 GB.
(Also see Asus Zenfone with dual camera Teaser)
Asus Pegasus X002 running 1.5 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6732 processor, 64-bit chip with Cortex-A53, 2GB of RAM, battery capacity of 2.500mAh. Pegasus also supports Dual SIM-band operation on TD-LTE, TD-SCDMA and GSM. Asus Pegasus X002 operating on the Android 4.4 KitKat platform with the latest Zen UI interface. This product has been on sale in China even today, but no public disclosure of the Asus Pegasus will be widely distributed to other markets in the future.
Asus Pegasus X002 cost around $129 and can be pre-ordered in China. Hopefully Asus will soon bring this device to other countries.
Asus Pegasus X002 Specs:
- Display of 5 inches
- Resolution of 720×1280 pixels
- Rear Camera of 8 mega pixels
- Front Camera of 5 mega pixels
- Android 4.4 operating system
- 1.5 GHz quad-core Processor
- MediaTek MT6732 Chip
- 64-bit chip
- 2GB of RAM
- Internal memory of 16GB
- Expandable memory up to 64GB
- Connectivity of GSM, TD-LTE, TD-SCDMA, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, Micro-USB
- Battery capacity of 2500mAh
- Dual SIM